We work with developing countries on their Technology Needs and Action Plans to achieve national Sustainable Development Goals and the Paris Agreement

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The TNA project is implemented by the United Nations Environment Programme and the UNEP DTU Partnership on behalf of the Global Environment Facility.

  • UNEP Partnership
  • UNEP Environment
  • GEF

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Updated Step-by-Step Guidance for conducting Technology Needs Assessments

This publication provides guidance on implementing a Technology Needs Assessment process for emissions reductions, climate adaptation and sustainable development.

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Regional workshops kicked off round three

Round three of the TNA programme has gotten underway with regional workshops bringing together local partners, consultants and participating countries.

June 20th, 2019

New TNA website launched

Now it is easier than ever to get information on developing countries’ technology needs

June 19th, 2019

The potential of TNAs

How do we reach the potential of TNAs and TAPS outside of reports and plans? From UNFCCC Vladimir Hecl urges linkage of TNAs with NDCs and national adaptation plans.

June 17th, 2019

TNA Phase II: countries moving forward with CTCN technical assistance

We look back at TNA II and the steps taken to implement project ideas identified through the TNA process.

June 14th, 2019


What are Technology needs Assessments? Different project stakeholders comment on the TNA process and how its results are used by countries.

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